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Google Contacts Update

If you use Google to manage your contacts (via Gmail), then you might be interested to know Google now has a stand alone page for managing contacts. This page has additional fields that you can't see on the Gmail version, yet. The new fields I will utilize the most are the Birthday and Website fields. You can check it out here: and start adding all those birthdays so you never miss another one, Mark...
On a separate but kind of related note, Tasks are now available in Google Calendar. Just click on a day to add and select task instead of event.
That's your organizational update for the day.

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